At Uniting, we believe in taking real steps to make the world a better place. We work to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.
Our services are in the areas of aged care and disability, community services, and chaplaincy and we get involved in social justice and advocacy issues that impact the people we serve. We commit to respecting children and take action to keep them safe.
As an organisation we celebrate our diversity and welcome all people regardless of lifestyle choices, ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation and gender identity.
We are bold, imaginative, respectful and compassionate.
About the opportunity
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Care Coach - Cert IV Aged Care to join Uniting in Goonellabah, NSW, for a closed period contract.
Our care coaches are core to the Uniting team, and live and breathe Inspired Care. This role is central to the delivery of our person-centred care approach. Care coaches work alongside of care staff to ensure care is delivered at a high standard by skilled staff. Once settled, they actively seek out education opportunities to engage and build capacity amongst the whole care team.
Key responsibilities may include:
Typically, this role will require 2 or more years’ experience in care. You will have excellent written and verbal communication skills, be organised, systematic, thorough, accurate and disciplined. You will be continuing to develop in your area of expertise and be expected to provide innovative ideas to solve problems in your discipline. It is expected that you will possess good skills at navigating a complex organisation, forging relationships, and managing through influence rather than direct authority as required.
Benefits & culture
Uniting is proud to be an EEO employer. Uniting supports an inclusive approach in the workplace. We celebrate our diversity and welcome staff regardless of ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation, gender identity and lifestyle choices. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.
For Further Information Contact: Susan Clark on (02) 6624 8356
Employment with Uniting is subject to satisfactory background checks which include a National Police Check and Reference Check.
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